waistband (belt (clothing: accessories))

Waistband. The waist band consists of a large aneater claw that is attached to cotton thread. Bell shaped knitted cotton parcels are attached to the cotton thread and are decorated with clusters of white and red beads and dried seeds. The ends of the cotton thread are decorated with small tassels. Label: one blue exhibition label, printed. One label affixed to the object with '61' on it.

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